Holiday Homes in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain’s famous city, nestling between the sea and the mountains, offers a wealth of possibilities for its visitors. Enjoy the beautiful coastline that borders this region. For relaxing, indulgent days, with your feet sunk in the golden sands, why not book a holiday home on the enticing Costa Brava. For more cultural activites, then Barcelona is the place for you with holiday homes available in the heart of the artists quarter of the city: Barcelona was an inspiration for legendary artists such as Dali, Picasso and Miro.
Self-catering Holidays in Barcelona
Barcelona, capital of Catalonia, is one of the most popular seaside destinations in Spain. If Barcelona is appreciated for its beaches, its city is equally appreciated for its culture and its architecture heavily influenced by Catalan modernism with works from Gaudi, known and loved worldwide.
Rent a Holiday Property in Barcelona
Staying at a holiday home in Barcelona means you can visit the remarkable museums in the Catalan capital which are home to works of unique artists such as Pablo Picasso. Sport is also very important in Barcelona, especially for lovers of football with its world famous club Barcelona FC.
In 1992, the city hosted the Summer Olympic Games. Barcelona is also known for its culinary specialities. During your self-catering holiday in Barcelona, you can also taste local dishes such as tapas, sangria and paella, all typically Spanish. There are also numerous markets selling a huge range of local produce.
The most famous market in Barcelona is la Boqueria, right in the heart of the city, which received an award for the best market in the world back in 2006. Renting you own holiday home in Barcelona also means you can make the most of all the retail outlets! The famous Barcelona Shopping Line is a pedestrianised area stretching over 5 kms and loved by all shoppers. Some of the most famous Spanish retailers are present here such as Bershka or Zara as well as the more luxurious suppliers such as Burberry, Cartier and Versace.
Leisure Activities in Barcelona – book your holiday home!
The city of Barcelona is full of exciting tourist attractions. When renting an apartment in Barcelona, you can explore the famous avenue of Las Ramblas which links the Place de Catalunya to the old port. The avenue is lined with restaurants and cafes and is characterised by its many newspaper and flower stalls.
In Passeig de Gracia, you can visit the Casa Batllo and La Pedrera, two modernist works from the artist Gaudi, which attract thousands of visitors enjoying their holiday in Barcelona. Other tourist attractions are Guell park, the Sagrada Familia, Ciutadella park and Montjuic which are equally popular amongst visitors to this beautiful city. At the end of your busy day, relax in your own holiday home or maybe go out for the evening and continue enjoying the cultural night time attractions and entertainment of this wonderful city. For full relaxation, spend time on the dreamy beaches. Why not pop along to the Costa Daurada and spend time at a villa by the sea.
Check out our holiday homes in Spain, a large range of villas, apartments and houses for a truly memorable stay.